Captain America #255 [Newsstand Edition]
(March 1981)

Marvel, 1968 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Volume:
1
Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
198?
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved By the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Barcode:
0714860245303
Editing:
Bob Budiansky (Assistant Editor); Jim Salicrup (Editor); Jim Shooter (Editor-in-Chief)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US; later standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Living Legend (Table of Contents)

Captain America / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Roger Stern
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
None (pages 1-21); Joe Rubinstein (page 22)
Colors:
Bob Sharen
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers] (origin); Ms. Rogers [Cap's mother]; General Phillips; Agent R; Abraham Erskine; Dr. Anderson; Heinz Kruger; Bucky Barnes; Franklin D. Roosevelt; Sgt. Duffy; Red Skull (cameo); Nazis; Adolf Hitler (cameo); Baron Zemo (cameo); Master Man (cameo); Warrior Woman (cameo); Baron Blood (cameo); Invaders [Namor the Sub-Mariner; Human Torch [Jim Hammond]; Spitfire; Union Jack] (cameo); The Avengers [Thor; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Giant-Man [Hank Pym]; Wasp] (all appearances except for Cap himself are flashbacks)
Synopsis:
Cap relives his origin in minute detail.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

All but page 22 are reproduced from Byrne's pencils.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Letters to the Living Legend / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Roger Stern [as R.S.]
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers Eric L. Watts, Tom A. Field and Rob Imes. Also includes The Mighty Marvel Checklist!

The Human Torch in "Blown About" (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Human Torch; Hostess / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Living Legend!
    Captain America
  2. 1. The Living Legend
    Captain America
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Letters to the Living Legend
  4. 3. The Human Torch in "Blown About"
    Human Torch; Hostess
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • ge.org.e
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jenny R McGinnis
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Mark Gordon
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Max Capp